This article documents the challenges that young children face as they move from kindergarten to first grade and the important role that elementary school counselors can play in working with students, parents/caregivers, and teachers during this critical period of development. Research- and practitioner-based recommendations for effective interventions are discussed. ********** Many school counselors have witnessed … Continue reading Helping children transition from kindergarten to first grade.
Grover’s Disease is also known as transient acantholytic dermatosis. Grover’s disease is a skin condition affecting the chest and back. Grover’s disease (transient acantholytic dermatosis) is appears suddenly as itchy red spots on the body, most often in older men. It often starts quite suddenly and is more common in winter than in summer. It … Continue reading Grover’s Disease Treatment Tips →
Medical conditions which commonly affect cats are just more than many. Some illnesses could be nothing more than merely annoying, while some could prove fatal if not tended to immediately. What May Affect Your Cat? Nasty Hairball Cats have a habit of grooming themselves by licking their bodies. In this process, they tend to swallow … Continue reading Symptoms of Cat Health Problems →
HUNTING AND fishing are outdoor sports. But the future of both in Oregon will be shaped by what occurs indoors this month. The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission, you see, is gearing up for one of its periodic rewrites of management plans and regulations. Plans that will guide deer and elk management for the next … Continue reading ODFW set to rewrite hunting, fishing plans and regulations. →
Health care planners in South Africa will have to ‘think hard and fairly quickly’ about what levers they can use to shift widespread perceptions among obese black women that they are underweight. With powerful anecdotal evidence that obesity is becoming even more prized because it signals HIV negativity plus wealth, influence and power, this false … Continue reading Black women at major risk for obesity-related diseases. →
Being a world-hating dualist can be hard work. How should we, as Gnostics, go about our lives in these troubling times? Subscribe to the Talk Gnosis After Dark podcast for even more on this… Video Rating: 5 / 5
‘3 Christs’ TheaterOff Broadway Peculiar Works stages an infamous 1959 psychology experiment at Judson Memorial Church. At an Ypsilanti hospital, a doctor brings together three paranoid schizophrenics. Each claims to be Jesus. The men’s psychoses invite a nasty kind of voyeurism, even the occasional snicker. But the really delusional one, this troubling play suggests, is … Continue reading ‘3 Christs’ →
The Decline of the United States Right after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989, American intelligence analysts went giddy with the demise of one of the most fearsome evil empires that ever existed. We now had a new world order, supposedly, that had as its only superpower the United States of America. We … Continue reading The Decline of the United States →